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Making schools more effective

new directions from Follow Through

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Published by Academic Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Project Follow Through,
    • Children with social disabilities -- Education -- United States,
    • Compensatory education -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and indexes.

      Statementedited by W. Ray Rhine ; with a foreword by Edward F. Zigler.
      SeriesEducational psychology
      ContributionsRhine, W. Ray.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC4091 .M26
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiv, 360 p. :
      Number of Pages360
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4259318M
      ISBN 100125870604
      LC Control Number81004901


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